The Resource The sounds of history : the making of a nation, (sound recording)

The sounds of history : the making of a nation, (sound recording)

Label
The sounds of history : the making of a nation
Title
The sounds of history
Title remainder
the making of a nation
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
SNN
Dewey number
808.85
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
history
PerformerNote
Frederic March and Florence Eldridge, narrators ; connective passages read by Charles Collingwood ; original music composed by Virgil Thomson ; various performers in the musical selections
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1897-1975
  • 1896-1989
  • 1746-1800
  • 1746-1800
  • 1746-1813
  • 1770-1827
  • -1793
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • March, Fredric
  • Eldridge, Florence
  • Collingwood, Charles
  • Thomson, Virgil
  • Billings, William
  • Billings, William
  • Peter, Johann Friedrich
  • Hewitt, James
  • Phile, Philip
Series statement
Life history of the United States. Supplement
Series volume
Record 2, 1775 to 1789
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Music
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The sounds of history : the making of a nation, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documents and music of the revolutionary period
  • Vocal works sung in English
  • Program notes by Virgil Thomson, and texts of selected vocal selections, on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Documents. Captain Amos Barrett's memoir -- Lt. John Barker's report -- John Adams to William Barrett -- Dr. Joseph Warren's statement -- Abigail Adams to John Adams -- Gen. Thomas Gage's report --Abigail Adams to John Adams -- Sgt. R--'s report -- John Adams to James Warren -- Declaration of Independence -- Tom Paine's "American Crisis" -- Sgt. R--'s report -- Surgeon Waldo's diary -- British officer's report -- George Washington to Henry Lee -- George Washington to John Jay -- Richard Henry Lee speech -- Franklin on the signing of the Constitution -- Preamble to the Constitution
  • Captain Amos Barrett's memoir -- Lt. John Barker's report -- John Adams to William Barrett -- Dr. Joseph Warren's statement -- Abigail Adams to John Adams -- Gen. Thomas Gage report -- Abigail Adams to John Adams -- Sgt. R--'s report -- John Adams to James Warren -- Declaration of Independence -- Tom Paine's "American Crisis" -- Sgt. R--'s report -- Surgeon Waldo's diary -- British officer's report -- George Washington to Henry Lee -- George Washington to John Jay -- Richard Henry Lee speech -- Franklin on the signing of the Constitution -- Preamble to the Constitution -- The white cockade -- Chester / William Billings -- Johnny has gone for a soldier -- The American hero, or Bunker Hill / Andrew Law -- Corn cobs, or Yankee notions -- Lamentation over Boston / William Billings -- Waillie, waillie -- Quintet for 2 violins, 2 violas and violoncello / John Frederick Peter -- A toast to General Washington / Francis Hopkinson -- The battle of Trenton James Hewitt -- Ode to the Fourth of July / Horatio Garnett -- President's march / Philip Phile
Control code
9954697
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Fred Calland Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
LHS 002
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The sounds of history : the making of a nation, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Documents and music of the revolutionary period
  • Vocal works sung in English
  • Program notes by Virgil Thomson, and texts of selected vocal selections, on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Documents. Captain Amos Barrett's memoir -- Lt. John Barker's report -- John Adams to William Barrett -- Dr. Joseph Warren's statement -- Abigail Adams to John Adams -- Gen. Thomas Gage's report --Abigail Adams to John Adams -- Sgt. R--'s report -- John Adams to James Warren -- Declaration of Independence -- Tom Paine's "American Crisis" -- Sgt. R--'s report -- Surgeon Waldo's diary -- British officer's report -- George Washington to Henry Lee -- George Washington to John Jay -- Richard Henry Lee speech -- Franklin on the signing of the Constitution -- Preamble to the Constitution
  • Captain Amos Barrett's memoir -- Lt. John Barker's report -- John Adams to William Barrett -- Dr. Joseph Warren's statement -- Abigail Adams to John Adams -- Gen. Thomas Gage report -- Abigail Adams to John Adams -- Sgt. R--'s report -- John Adams to James Warren -- Declaration of Independence -- Tom Paine's "American Crisis" -- Sgt. R--'s report -- Surgeon Waldo's diary -- British officer's report -- George Washington to Henry Lee -- George Washington to John Jay -- Richard Henry Lee speech -- Franklin on the signing of the Constitution -- Preamble to the Constitution -- The white cockade -- Chester / William Billings -- Johnny has gone for a soldier -- The American hero, or Bunker Hill / Andrew Law -- Corn cobs, or Yankee notions -- Lamentation over Boston / William Billings -- Waillie, waillie -- Quintet for 2 violins, 2 violas and violoncello / John Frederick Peter -- A toast to General Washington / Francis Hopkinson -- The battle of Trenton James Hewitt -- Ode to the Fourth of July / Horatio Garnett -- President's march / Philip Phile
Control code
9954697
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Fred Calland Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
LHS 002
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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